You can change the font of all text that is displayed in a news document (headlines and news stories), the data that is displayed in the headline of a news story, the color of the text and the background color of the news document on the View property sheet of the News Properties dialog.

Note             For showing / hiding individual headline columns, see also Showing and Hiding News Headlines and Stories.

To change the font, colors and headline data of a news document

▪       Right-click in the news document and select Properties.

▪       On the left side of the dialog, select View.

▪       On the right side of the dialog, adapt the default settings to your needs.

▪       You can see a preview for your settings in the Preview window at the bottom of the dialog.




Type of font used for all text in the news document

Font Size

Size of the font used for all text in the news document


Check to apply a bold font to all headline text


Color of the text


Background color of the news document

Breaking News

Color of breaking news (also marked with * in the headline)


Check to display the Services column of a headline


Check to display the Story no. column of a headline


Check to display the Date column of a headline


Check to display the Time column of a headline